NEWS & REVIEWS
Putumayo on PRI's The World on NPR - An interesting interview of Putumayo Founder/CEO Dan Storper about his travels to Latin America and the company's 20th anniversary. FYI, Putumayo has never sold to Starbucks. "
The Times-Picayune, Greater New Orleans : "The mission statement of the Putumayo World Music record label has always included the desire to bring the listener on a journey, via the sounds of other cultures. For founder and CEO Dan Storper, as he celebrates the label’s 20th anniversary this year, his own personal journey has led to New Orleans."
Broward-Palm Beach New Times: "It's nice to put together acoustic albums and celebrate the roots of what Putumayo came from.” Putumayo CEO/Founder, Dan Storper touches on our new releases Acoustic America and American Playground in this recent interview."
WestJet's Up! Magazine: "...helped scores of previously unknown musicians launch their recording careers."
The New York Times: Read about our digital launch!
Parents' Choice Gold Award - American Playground: "American Playground is a celebration of the music that helped create and distill the American dream, and this fine new CD is a welcomed reminder of simpler times, when America itself was growing up."
Parents' Choice Gold Award - Latin Dreamland: "These exquisite and oh-so-tender songs from the heart, culled from diverse cultures of Latin America-Argentina, Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Colombia, Venezuela - sooth and smooth the way to dreamland, no matter how old the listener."
LA Times: "Putumayo Kids: A passport to global musical folklores"